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First Word: Tuesday, October 18

10/18/11 03:07PM

These are the stories peaking our interest today. We are also looking for egregious "1%" stories: CEO who runs company into the ground and gets a gazillion dollar golden parachute, the bank that cheats veterans. Let us know what you find in our comments section or tweet us! Herman Cain keeps us wondering about his electric border fence... read more

Gaga caught in a ‘Bill romance’

Gaga caught in a ‘Bill romance’

10/17/11 08:00PM

Lady Gaga serenaded Bill Clinton, the King of bad romance, for his 65th birthday in what she called her "Marilyn" moment. It got kinda weird. MSNBC’s Lawrence O’Donnell has details with Bloomberg View columnist Jonathan Alter watch

Marine confronts police at OWS

Marine confronts police at OWS

10/17/11 08:00PM

An Occupy Wall Street protester takes a brave and eloquent stand against police brutality, telling the police to their faces that there's nothing tough about attacking unarmed peaceful citizens. MSNBC’s Lawrence O’Donnell has more in the Rewrite. watch

Herman Cain a one hit wonder?

Herman Cain a one hit wonder?

10/17/11 08:00PM

The Washington Post’s Jonathan Capehart joins The Last Word to discuss Herman Cain’s longevity, support for the 999 plan and a newly discovered clip of him singing about pizza to the tune of “Imagine.” watch

Taking over Wall Street in 1979

10/17/11 07:17PM

This is what democracy looks like in 1979. Indignation with Wall Street is nothing new as is evident from a vintage clip from the film "Early Warnings," which gives a glimpse into the sit-in that happened on Wall Street on the 50th anniversary of the 1929 stock market crash. These protesters demonstrated against the financial support... read more

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Talk of OWS at MLK memorial dedication

10/17/11 06:48PM

What would MLK think about Occupy Wall Street? President Obama drew parallels between the slain civil rights leader and the OWS movement during Sunday's dedication ceremony at the new Martin Luther King, Jr. National Memorial in D.C.Obama honored Dr. King's legacy of fighting for equality and justice using peaceful resistance and civil... read more

First Word: Monday, October 17

10/17/11 03:10PM

We hope you are having a great start to the week. These are the some of the stories kicking off ours. Occupy Wall Street protests reach one-month anniversary as protests spread worldwide over the weekend. President Obama kicking off bus tour across North Carolina and Virginia. Obama gives stirring speech at Martin Luther King, Jr. Memorial... read more

The very Last Word

10/14/11 11:00PM

Michael Moore gives a plea to the police, and Lawrence talks about the show, after the show. Check out the new web-exclusive video. read more

Why the OWS movement 'can't be stopped'

10/14/11 10:50PM

The Occupy Wall Street movement now extends well beyond the confines of Zuccotti Park in lower Manhattan. Filmmaker and activist Michael Moore discusses the "assault on the middle class" with msnbc's Lawrence O'Donnell. To him, the real "clean-up needs to happen on Wall Street." read more


About The Last Word with Lawrence O'Donnell

Lawrence O’Donnell brings his extraordinary background in politics and entertainment to “The Last Word with Lawrence O’Donnell,” airing weeknights on MSNBC. Drawing upon his experience as a former chief of staff on the Senate Finance Committee and as an Emmy-winning executive producer and writer of “The West Wing,” O’Donnell gives the last word and rewrites the most compelling stories of the day.

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